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A Level is a 2 year course.
Standard Entry Requirements
Plus GCSE Maths Grade A/Grade 8 of the new GCSE. Students must also be studying or have completed AS/A Level Maths.
Assessment of A Level
Assessment at A Level is by exam at the end of two years.
This course is delivered using a blend of learning methods including use of online resources to supplement classroom taught lessons. Students will need strong independent learning skills. The course includes work on Complex Numbers, Further Trigonometry and Calculus.
AS/A Level Further Mathematics is a very useful (and sometimes essential) qualification for careers in business, accounting, actuarial work, computing, science, engineering, technology, operational research, teaching, civil service, surveying, etc.
This course is aimed at students who enjoy Mathematics and feel confident with the subject. It is especially recommended for students intending to study Maths (on its own or as part of a combined degree), Science or Engineering at University. This may be a good choice of a fourth AS level, if you have already chosen Maths and two others and you have a strong GCSE profile.